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piping

Music
1. the sound of a pipe or a set of bagpipes
2. the art or technique of playing a pipe or bagpipes

piping

[′pīp·iŋ]
(engineering)
A system of pipes provided to carry a fluid. Also known as pipework.
(hydrology)
Erosive action of water passing through or under a dam, which may result in leakage or failure.

piping

1. The movement of soil particles by water which percolates through the soil, leading to the development of erosion channels.
2. A run of pipe.

piping

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The unit is cooled by natural convection with no room for fans or other cooling mechanisms apart from a heatsink, said Clem Fisher, radio frequency manager at Piping Hot Networks.
They were still piping hot when we got them home and the deep pan bases were really good too.
CASTAIC - Sitting alone at the diner's bar, Rick Spohler digs into his lunch, but not before the waitress scolds him for touching the piping hot plate.
The piping hot radiators left children sweltering in 30C heat, even with all the windows open, so staff announced children could wear bikinis and swimming shorts in class.
Using state-of-the-art graphics and the deductive powers of TV's Angela Lansbury, Sky Blue Saturday has uncovered a very real danger stalking young professional footballers like an ovenproof dish of piping hot Italian food.
The memories of those piping hot chitterlings coming into the shop to be sold will stay with me forever.
Simply take the scanning wand and wipe it over the bar code like they do in the supermarket, then stick it in, press start and in no time your food will be out piping hot and ready to enjoy.
The sauce is easily defrosted in a few minutes, either using a microwave and then heating to piping hot, or alternatively in a bain-marie or a pan of boiling water.
Mum Carol Smith, whose son Tom, 12, goes to the school, said: "If the Queen is going to have a piping hot meal the kids should have proper dinners too.
Bowie Wowie cookies are the freshest treat on the market, piping hot straight from one's own oven with the look, smell, and texture of a human cookie.
You can tell when your turkey is cooked because the meat will not be pink, the juices will run clear when the flesh is pierced with a skewer and the meat is piping hot all the way through.
Investigators claim Maggie Williams, 20, intentionally immersed an 18-month-old boy in the piping hot water.